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NOLA Wing Wars


NOLA Wing Wars is back. The second annual NOLA Wings Wars festival returns on Saturday, November 16th at Central City BBQ when 25 restaurants will smoke, baste, sauce and fry over 40,000 chicken wings. The event producer expects over 2,000 people to the Smokeyard at Central City BBQ and includes performances by Zac Maras & Cactus Thief, Nayo Jones, DJ T-Roy, DJ Jubilee and Caesar Brothers' Funk Box.

 NOLA Wing Wars will showcase 25 local and regional restaurants as they compete to serve the winning wing. Wings will cost $1.00 each. Fest-goers and judges will vote for their favorite wings and crown "King (or Queen) of the Wing." Winners will receive bragging rights as well as trophies.

General admission to Wing Wars is $10.00 early bird and VIP is $75.00 early bird. VIP includes access to beer tent, premium open bar, lounge seating, stage access, and free BBQ and wings from Central City BBQ. For tickets and information visit

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Where Y’acht in the Pit Room


Central City BBQ presents Where Y’acht who will be playing the smoothest music from the late 70s and early 80s. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door!

The performance will begin at 9pm at Central City BBQ’s Pit Room, which is our large event space in the back of our restaurant. Please come early and grab some of our delicious award winning BBQ before the band begins!

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3:00 PM15:00

Game Day Fest


Join us at Central City BBQ for Game Day Fest with live performance by Stooges Brass Band!

Come Second line through Central City BBQ!
No cover, free parking and big screen TVs. Delicious BBQ and plenty of booze!

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Woodstock 50


School of Rock Metairie/New Orleans celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Original Woodstock Concert!

Tickets available at Central City BBQ and School of Rock Metairie/New Orleans for $10, or Eventbrite and at the show for $12.

School of Rock Metairie / New Orleans teams up with School of Rock Baton Rouge to bring you a mini-festival of Woodstock proportions! Over 40 kids will perform more than 30 songs from the original Woodstock including bands like the Grateful Dead, The Who, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, and so many others. Brought to you by School of Rock and Central City BBQ, this show takes place at an awesome music venue attached to the best BBQ restaurant in the entire city of New Orleans! 3 hours of music, plus food and drink specials. These students spend 15 weeks over the summer preparing for this first-ever collaboration between the Metairie / New Orleans and Baton Rouge schools. Come see the future of live performance!

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